It’s time to get personal!

Who is behind the lovely logo and graceful graphics of Holiday Staff? Thousands of budding entrepreneurs launch businesses, and try to carve out a niche for themselves. So what? But what makes those businesses unique, newsworthy or an interesting prospect is their back story, and their future vision. I’ve been told to ‘make it personal’

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How to bag seasonal work

Follow this practical advice from Brighter Futures – Employability Derbyshire and bag yourself a seasonal job! We’ve all been in the situation of needing a little extra cash at times, haven’t we? Seasonal work tends to take place during busy periods for employers – typically this is during Summer and Winter (Christmas) holidays. They are

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Give your skills a boost!

Five Skills Gained From Seasonal Work by Imogen McGowan Seasonal work is a great way to gain experience whilst earning but, not only that, it’s a fantastic opportunity to add marketable and core skills to your CV. When looking for employment it’s essential to be able to provide examples to verify your skills, and seasonal

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Tourism industry – who does it employ?

The tourism industry has a long history of providing temporary seasonal employment and, according to an article from the Office for National Statistics (Tourism employment summaries: Characteristics of tourism industries, 2014), there are more young, aged between 16 and 24, working in tourism than other industries. The chart below shows the distribution of ages of

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